Mentor Exchange: Early and Mid-Career

A unique opportunity for early and mid-career CAs to tap into the skills and knowledge of experienced members.

About Mentor Exchange: Early and Mid-Career

Mentor Exchange: Early and Mid-Career connects the skills and knowledge of experienced members with those who want to boost their career development in as little as four hours over the course of six-months. The program is the most traditional form of mentoring experience that Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand offers as part of our Mentor Exchange program, and is open to all full CA members in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, USA, and the UK.

Why should I apply for the program?

This program is an opportunity to learn from a fellow CA, share a close professional relationship, and gain insight into new possibilities.

For mentors, you can make a real difference in someone’s career, connect with people outside your current network and broaden your perspective with alternative points of view.

For those wanting to be mentored, the program can help early and mid-career CAs establish a relationship with an experienced CA who can help to set goals, develop professional and leadership skills, and help you take the next step in your career.

Program information

  • Online or face-to-face?
    The program can be completed either face-to-face or online. All members, regardless of where they are located, can participate and enjoy the full experience of the program.
  • How are participants matched?
    Matches are based on a mentee's career goals and a mentor's background and experience.
  • What is involved?

    When submitting your application, you will complete a profile questionnaire. This will be used to match mentors with mentees. Confirmed matches will be invited to a program launch in early 2023.

    It is recommended that over the 6-month program, pairs meet up for at least four one-hour sessions.

    All mentors and mentees will be provided with a guide, action plan and relevant supporting materials. Mentors also have access to support through the Mentor Service.

    At the end of the six-month program, we invite you to a celebratory closing session.

  • Cost

    For Mentors, the Mentor Exchange program is complimentary.

    For mentees, there is an application fee of $165AUD/$175NZD, inclusive of GST.

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Applications have closed for the 2023 intake of Mentor Exchange. To be notified when applications open for 2024, register your interest.

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